Thanks to the Note 7 recall, Apple scored virtually all of the phone industry's profits in Q3

After Samsung wrote off this and next quarter in terms of smartphone profits, due to the Note 7 recall fiasco, Apple is now the sole game in the industry when it comes to actually earning money from the production of its handsets. According to the calculations of BMO Capital Markets analyst Tim Long, Apple took virtually all of the smartphone industry's profits in Q3...
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101 Comments

26. sissy246

Posts: 7060; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

I kinda of agree with the part that I would still go with android even if they were higher, but my note 5 cost me just as much as the 6s plus but of course it depends where you by from on the price. I am a android user and will always be. Am I a Samsung user always, No. If another android maker ever came out with a phone like the Samsung Note phones I might try it.

10. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

A tech expert that frequents these comments says this is false. He can bring the correct stats to counter these numbers and include them in a essay. Stay tuned.

70. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

I rest my case. LOL. Never late for that party. Whew.

13. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

It is Apple iPhone 7 which did the job and not only the fiasco of Note 7. An incredible phone at an incredible time. RIP Note 7 and hopefully and soon Samsung.

28. sissy246

Posts: 7060; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

It was the best phone out if problems hadn't had happened with it. Samsung is going no where. Besides we should be glad Apple and Samsung compete with each other it just make what ever phone we like better.

76. Ironboned

Posts: 77; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Really kid, no headphone jack, damn expensive, bunch of bugs, poor camera , poor ssupport,scratchable bodey, damn expensive accessories, software leg and many many dumb things and still you say " that was apple did the job done" Coffee 2$ , iCoffee 4$ , don't be an iDiot

18. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3097; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Apple and Samsung focus on marketing a lot. Other companies not so much.

42. redmd

Posts: 1925; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

I'm curious of what Samsung would bring to the table with S8.

48. syam7863

Posts: 73; Member since: Sep 15, 2016

Pffttt... is this really necessary?

53. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

LIES. This has nothing to do with the Note 7. They were going to do that anyways.

75. Ironboned

Posts: 77; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Bulls**t, don't believe iPhonearena, they are liar as s**t
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